Heliyon is an open access journal published by Elsevier that provides a home for quality research papers across all disciplines. Our team of experts is committed to improving researchers' publication experience by providing editorial excellence, fast publication, and high visibility for all papers.

Led by Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Claudia Lupp, our dedicated in-house editorial team and editorial board of over 700 active researchers across all disciplines aim to provide excellent editorial service from submission through the peer review process to publication. By examining every step of the publication process and creating new workflows, we make it our priority to publish papers as quickly as possible.

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Editorial board


  • Claudia Lupp

Editorial Assistants

  • Chris Russell
  • Marion Thibaudeau


  • Seraphim Alvanides
    Associate Professor in Geographical Information Science, Northumbria University
  • Dick Bedeaux
    Professor of Physical Chemistry, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
  • Emmanuel Boucrot
    Senior Research Fellow, University College London (UCL)
  • Joanne Connell
    Senior Lecturer in Tourism Management, University of Exeter Business School
  • Andrea De Simone
    Assistant Professor, SISSA - International School for Advanced Studies
  • André Furger
    Associate Professor, University of Oxford
  • David Kass
    Professor of Biology, Eastern Michigan University
  • Peter Kavsak
    Associate Professor, McMaster University
  • Nikos D. Lagaros
    Assistant Professor, National Technical University of Athens
  • David Leong
    Assistant Professor, National University of Singapore
  • Francesca V. Mariani
    Assistant Professor of Cell and Neurobiology, University of Southern California
  • Ben Marwick
    Assistant Professor, University of Washington
  • Anton Middelberg
    Pro Vice-Chancellor, University of Queensland
  • Edmund Anthony Nelson
    Professor in Paediatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Junchen Pei
    Assistant Professor, Peking University
  • John R.B. Perry
    Senior Investigator Scientist, University of Cambridge
  • Rubén Sevilla
    Senior Lecturer, Swansea University
  • Timothy Starr
    Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota
  • Wessel N. van Wieringen
    Assistant Professor, VU University Amsterdam
  • Nick Varley
    Research Professor, Universidad de Colima
  • Jing Xia
    Assistant Professor, University of California Irvine
  • Xiaoming Zeng
    Professor, Xi’an Jiaotong University
  • Arzucan Özgür
    Assistant Professor, Bogazici University

Editorial Board

  • For a full list of Editorial Board Members, please visit <a href="http://www.heliyon.com/editorial-team/board/">Heliyon.com</a>